Titanic: Voices From the Disaster

  • by Deborah Hopkinson
  • Narrated by Mark Bramhall, Peter Altschuler
  • 4 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Scheduled to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the tragic sinking of the Titanic, a topic that continues to haunt and thrill listeners to this day, this audiobook by critically acclaimed author Deborah Hopkinson weaves together the voices and stories of real Titanic survivors and witnesses to the disaster - from the stewardess Violet Jessop to Captain Arthur Rostron of the Carpatia, who came to the rescue of the sinking ship. Packed with heart-stopping action, devastating drama, fascinating historical details, and quotes from primary sources, this gripping story, which follows the Titanic and its passengers from the ship's celebrated launch at Belfast to her cataclysmic icy end, is sure to thrill and move listeners.

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futility.

why was the titanic travelling at high speed & why did the captain did what the Californian did, stop engines & drop anchor untill day before proceeding on her way. as for the lifeboats, why did Ismay cancelled out the 40 Lifeboats for just 20 ?
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 14-08-2012
  • Publisher: Listening Library